Pre-registration required for the events below. Click on the title of the event to go to the registration page.
Yoga + Hike – Yoga Buzz is headed to the Nature Institute for a 60-minute hike in nature before connecting more in a 60-minute yoga practice with a view of the Mississippi River. Then, stick around for a coffee from local shop Germania Brew Haus. Mark your calendar and grab your hiking boots along with your mat for a nature-centric Saturday morning outing! $35/non-member, $30/member. This event takes place on October 23rd from 8 – 10 am.
Birding 101 – This beginner – friendly workshop will go over the basics of birding. Learn common species, their calls, and the best ways to identify them. You’ll also learn a bit about citizen science tools to help you identify birds. Binoculars are provided during the program. Prepare for roughly 1 – 2 miles of hiking on easy to moderate terrain. Free for members, $5/non-members. This event takes place on November 12th from 9 – 11 am.
Nature Journaling Workshop – Natural journaling provides a relaxing way to more intricately observe the outdoors. Become more appreciative of nature, get better at identifying wildlife and plants, and receive the mental health benefits of being outside. Nature journaling is not just a writing journal — it’s a place to create scientific drawings, note observations, and ask questions. Journals are included in the registration cost. $13/member, $16/non-member. This event takes place on November 3rd from 5 – 6:30 pm.